Brendan W. Sullivan
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What's a replacement for "married couples" in combinatorics problems?
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Whence the "everything is linear" phenomenon, and what can we do about it?
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How shall we teach math online?
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How to teach logical implication?
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What does math education research know about difficulty vs. effectiveness?
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Uninsulting way to say "this will eventually be easy"
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Is there any proof of the fundamental theorem of algebra that can be introduced to undergraduates who have just completed Calc III?
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How can I teach my students the difference between a sequence and a series?
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For calculus students, what should be the intuition or motivation behind series?
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What Math(s) Ed literature is accessible to the working math(s) educator?
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Examples of Innumeracy
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Unusual applications of integration
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Should we teach functions as sets of ordered pairs?
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How to motivate equivalence classes
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Handing out $2 calculators for tests?
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Benefits of Having the Same Professor Teach the Entire Calculus Sequence
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How can I choose a free calculus textbook?
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"Correct the following mistake"-style questions?
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Textbook for multivariable calculus with interesting modern applications
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How to help students bridge the gap between highschool and university mathematics?
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What mathematics activities get students physically moving?
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Language as a barrier to learn math
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How to assign grades to proofs: what do(es) the literature/experts suggest?
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Advice for Tablet/Stylus for Mathematics Teaching
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What are some recent, interesting, accessible pieces of mathematics
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What are good survey questions for statistics students to ask each other in class?
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Students blogging on math
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Research on how mathematics skills transfer to other areas
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How is calculus possible in a small number of very long class periods?
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Books/(auto)biographies/references on how mathematicians study/studied (as students)?